Two symmetrical fountains representing Neptune and Amphitrite are arranged in the corners of the Place Stanislas. They are in a rococo style that breaks with the classical architecture of the place.
The fountain in the north-east corner shows Amphitrite as a nude woman. The two fountains side were removed in 1771 (or 1791) to get access to the Parc de la Pépinière.
- Barthélémy Guibal (Nîmes 1699 - duché de Lorraine 1757),
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Locatie (N 48°41'38" - E 6°11'1") (Satellite view: Google Maps)
Item Code: frlo097; Photograph: 14 June 2011
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